Reinseth tapped for Studio B post


TORONTO -- Canadian animation producer Studio B Prods. on Tuesday said they have hired former Disney and Jetix Europe executive Jillianne Reinseth as their new director of development.

Reinseth, most recently a producer with London-based broadcaster Jetix Europe, will oversee B-HIVE, Vancouver-based Studio B's in-house content creation division, while developing properties with industry partners.

Reinseth completed earlier executive stints as senior manager of creative affairs at Walt Disney TV Animation and as manager of original series for the Disney Channel.

Studio B is best known for such cartoon series "Being Ian," "Class of the Titans" and "D'Myna Leagues" as well as doing service work for foreign partners, including "Pucca" for Jetix Europe.